The IIRSI 2018 conference was attended by more than 2,000 ophthalmologists in Chennai on 7th and 8th July 2018.
Six hundred post-graduate students from more than 50 medical colleges and institutes across India participated in the 12th annual three-day National Post-Graduate Continuing Medical Educational programme for ophthalmology students – Kalpavriksha 2018.
The inventor of the inverted flap technique for macular hole surgery , Dr. Jerzy Nawrocki from Poland gave the key note address on his novel surgical technique
IIRSI (Intraocular Implant and Refractive Society, India) organised the 2018 Mid Term conference from January 19th to 21st, 2018. The conference was organised in the holy city of Amritsar in the state of Punjab by the Dr Om Parkash Eye Institute.
The 76th Annual Conference of All India Ophthalmological Society (AIOS) was held from 22nd – 25th February at Coimbatore.
Dr. Rahil Chaudhary was honoured with “International Hero in Ophthalmology” award at the annual All India Ophthalmic Conference, Coimbatore, 2018
The SFO, or the science and Fun in ophthalmology session was one of the highlights of the 76th conference of the All India Ophthalmological Society
The Delhi Ophthalmic Society, along with Eye7 Eye Hospitals, organized a CME with a difference on the 14th of January, 2018 at the Hotel Lalit in New Delhi
Congress will provide ophthalmologists with practical skills and the latest knowledge
George Kymionis talks to Roberto Bellucci about current approaches to the problem of post-Lasik ectasia.
Corneal topography plays an important role in so many parts of ophthalmology. Dan Epstein talks to Professor Cynthia Roberts about what’s new and also some of the misconceptions and misinterpretations when talking about topography. For more information on Corneal Topography visit iLearn for a course directed by Prof Roberts.
Stefan Palkovits talks to Thomas Kohnen about some of the factors most commonly associated with astigmatic refractive surprises and systems that are evolving to help improve toric IOL outcomes.
Rudy MMA Nuijts interviews Thomas Kohnen about the latest trends and developments in the treatment of astigmatism.
Nienke Visser talks to Rudy Nuijts about complications that can arise with phakic IOLs, and how to avoid or deal with them.
Richard Packard talks to Zoltan Nagy, who performed the first femtosecond laser-cut anterior capsulotomy in a human patient in August 2008.
Dr Sorcha Ní Dhubhghaill is early in her career as a trainer and still has fresh memories of her first surgical training experiences. She talks about helping young ophthalmologists through the learning process.
Intracorneal ring segments are one treatment option for corneal ectatic disease. Sean Henahan talks to Dr David Touboul, who gives an update on this approach.
Dan Epstein talks to Prof Carina Koppen about Ocular Surface Disease.
Boris Malyugin interviews Oliver Findl about current trends in the treatment of presbyopic patients
Sean Henahan talks to Clare Quigley, winner of the 2017 John Henahan writing prize for young ophthalmologists, about her essay topic “How does commercial interest affect my career?”
Kristine Morrill talks to Rod Solar and discusses how social media is playing an increasingly important role in communications between ophthalmologists and their patients